COVID-19 Announcement: 27 March 2020

Changes to Library hours from 29 March 2020


In response to the COVID-19 situation, to assist in ensuring the safety of our students and staff, Library hours will change from this weekend on all Western Sydney University campuses.

Saturday 28 March - no change to advertised hours.

Sunday 29 March - all libraries will be closed.

From Monday 30 March 2020 until further notice:

  • the Library will be open for physical access by Western Sydney University and The College staff and students between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm Monday to Friday.
  • Online support will be available via chat and email from 8:00am - 6:00pm Monday to Friday.
  • Library services on weekends have been suspended from Saturday 4 April until further notice.
  • All Study Hall access has been suspended effective from 28 March 2020.

Access to our extensive online collections remains available for your study and research purposes.

Please observe social distancing requirements while in the library, particularly as they apply to the reduced limit on numbers in student group study rooms, and maintaining a 1.5m distance between individuals.

We regret any inconvenience while these essential measures are in place, and appreciate your patience and courtesy as you interact with our online library staff.